Ethiopian referees to handle Kotoko-Hilal clash

Ethiopian referee Bamlak Tessema Weyesa will handle the CAF Confederation Cup Group C game between Kotoko and Al Hilal at the Baba Yara Stadium on Sunday March 10, 2019. The vibrant East African referee will be at the centre of the match-day five clash and he will be assisted by Temesgin Samuel Atango and Mark […]

Kotoko chief assures ‘unhappy’ CK Akonnor of massive support

Asante Kotoko Executive Chairman Dr. Kwame Kyei has assured coach Charles Kwablan Akonnor of his unflinching support amid claims of the tactician not happy at the club.  Reports have been rife in the media that Akonnor contemplated resigning hours before the 3-0 victory over Nkana due to interference from management and the fans.  However, Dr. […]

Kotoko make GHC2 million from CAF Confed Cup campaign

Asante Kotoko’s decision to play in the African club competition this year earned mixed reactions from Ghanaians. Many due to the club’s poor run on the continent in recent years opposed the move.  But Kotoko seem to be justifying the decision on and off the field. On the field, the Porcupine Warriors have thrilled fans […]

Those 13 months in jail were the most difficult period of my life- Kotoko star Kwame Bonsu

Asante Kotoko midfielder Kwame Bonsu has disclosed that his One year, one month jail period in Sweden was the most difficult time in life.  Bonsu returned to Ghana after serving 13 months of a two year prison sentence over accusations he raped his wife. The former IF Gafle player, who is back to playing football […]

CAF Confed Cup: Teguy is eligible to play against Nkana-George Amoako

Asante Kotoko newly signed striker Zanu Dany Tegu will be eligible to make his debut for the Porcupine Warriors in Sunday’s game against Nkana FC at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Group C match day four of the CAF Confederation Cup The Ivorian has not featured for the Porcupine Warriors due to issues with […]

Kotoko’s Maxwell Baako gets new boots from fans

Asante Kotoko winger Maxwell Baako has been rewarded by some benevolent supporters of Asante Kotoko called the Kotoko Awareness Group for his impressive performances for the club  The Awareness Group made the presentation to the player at the Sports Hotel in Kumasi on Friday The former Karela FC player received the two new boots from […]

OFFICIAL: Asante Kotoko confirm three-year sponsorship deal with Royce Energy Drink

Asante Kotoko have announced a three-year sponsorship deal with Royce Energy Drink, the club have confirmed.   But the 2018/19 CAF Confederation campaigners did not disclose the financial details of the deal. A statement posted on the club’s Twitter account on Saturday read: ”We announce the signing of a three-year sponsorship deal with Royce Energy Drink…Details soon.” […]

CAF Confed Cup: It’s payback time for Kotoko

Kumasi Asante Kotoko will be under pressure to pay back Nkana FC in tomorrow’s CAF Confederation Cup clash at the Baba Yara Stadium. The Porcupine Warriors, who were desperate to scupper the Zambian side’s home invincibility, ended up suffering a 1-3 defeat in Kitwe last Sunday, thus jeopardising their qualification chances. The Garden City lads […]

CAF Confed Cup: Kotoko get support from MPs

Some Members of Parliament have formed a sponsors group to help Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko in their CAF Confederations Cup campaign. The group made up of 66 Honourable members, and “still counting” will contribute to the team’s adventure in Africa financially as they seek to reduce the burden on the club’s management led by Dr. […]

Breaking News: Maxwell Konadu sacked as assistant Black Stars coach, Didi Dramani to take over

Ghana assistant coach Maxwell Konadu has been sacked from his position with just four months to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, Ghanasoccernet.com insiders close to Ghana FA Normalisation Committee have revealed. His position will be taken by the assistant coach of Danish side Nordsjaelland, Masud Didi Dramani, who will join Ibrahim Tanko on the […]

Liberia – where no-one dares to tackle President George Weah

Liberia’s President George Weah was once an international footballer and still sometimes plays on Saturdays as the BBC’s Mike Thomson discovered when he was invited to watch a kick around where some players seemed hesitant to tackle the country’s leader. The call that came in the early hours was unexpected. “The president’s car is outside,” […]

Hearts of Oak ladies behind Yacouba’s goal drought – Sarfo Gyamfi

Former Asante Kotoko midfielder, Sarfo Gyamfi has attributed Kotoko striker, Songne Yacouba’s goal drought to certain ladies of Hearts of Oak. Speaking in an interview with Asempa FM, the former Black Stars player said, these ladies lure the goal kings of the Porcupines Warriors to bed and cast a spell on them. Sarfo Gyamfi who […]

Maxwell Konadu backs misfiring Kotoko striker Songne Yacouba to start scoring soon

Maxwell Konadu backs misfiring Kotoko striker Songne Yacouba to start scoring soon Former coach of Asante Kotoko Maxwell Konadu has jumped to the defence of embattled striker Songne Yacouba over his goal drought. The 26-year old is on a goal drought as he has failed to score in seven competitive games for the Porcupine Warriors. The […]

Asante Kotoko to play Egyptian side Pyramids FC in May to mark Otumfuo’s 20th anniversary

Egyptian side Pyramids FC have agreed to play Asante Kotoko in May to mark the 20th anniversary Otumfuo Osei Tutu II. According to multiple reports, the match is being put together by German-based company Sheer Group. A member of group Nana Kwarteng is quoted by kickgh as saying:  “We had a fruitful meeting with both […]

Kotoko players to earn Black Stars call-ups – Ibrahim Tanko

Deputy coach of the Black Stars Ibrahim Tanko has disclosed that some players of Asante Kotoko will be invited into the Black Stars ahead of Ghana’s AFCON qualifier against Kenya to be played next month. Asante Kotoko is Ghana’s sole representative in Africa club competition this year as they participate in the group stages of […]

CAF Confederation Cup: Kotoko beat Zesco United 2-1, revive qualifications hopes

Asante Kotoko beat ten-man Zesco United 2-1 at home on Wednesday to breathe life back into their CAF Confederation Cup Group C campaign. The Porcupine Warriors started the match very aggressive with some quick-passing play but petered out late on. They took the lead on nine minutes through midfielder Kwame Bonsu whose long-range effort took […]

DNA confirms Asamoah Gyan is father of Gifty’s children

Black Stars Captain, Asamoah Gyan, is indeed the father of his three children after a paternity test was conducted, Ghanaweb can confirm. The footballer, after filing for divorce from his wife, Gifty Gyan, late last year allegedly denied fathering their three children demanding a DNA test to be carried out on all three to ascertain […]

KuYA RALLY SUPPORT FOR KOTOKO’S MATCH TOMORROW

KuYA RALLY SUPPORT FOR KOTOKO’S MATCH TOMORROW On Wednesday, February 13th 2019, Our darling club Kumasi Asante Kotoko would be logging horns with Zesco United from Zambia in the Kumasi Baba Yara Sports Stadium at exactly 4pm. KuYA would like to wish Africa’s club of the Century, Kumasi Asante Kotoko the very best of luck […]

Messi wants Kevin-Prince’s contract cancelled?

Barcelona pair Jeison Murillo and Kevin-Prince Boateng will be frozen out of contention at the club ahead of their run-in by the orders of Lionel Messi, says Don Balon. The duo have failed to impress since their arrival at Camp Nou and the Argentine sees them as potential dead weight with the Catalan outfit chasing […]

Paradise Pac warns against ambush marketing ahead of Kotoko, Zesco clash in Kumasi

Paradise Pac Mineral Water, sponsors of Ghanaian giants Asante Kotoko, is warning against ambush marketing ahead of the side’s CAF Confederation Cup tie against Zesco United on Wednesday.  The fast emerging mineral water company owned by Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan, has vowed to deal with any competitor which takes advantage to sell at the […]

Normalization Committee special competition cancelled

The GFA Normalization Committee (N.C) has cancelled the proposed special competition aimed at engaging Ghanaian clubs whilst the reformation of Ghana football takes shape. The Normalization Committee took time to meet the football community to help understand the challenges and problems facing Ghana football. Clubs and players appealed to the NC to do something and […]

I will reverse dwindling fortunes of Ghana football,Alhaji Abdul-Karim Gruzah

The founder of Kumasi-based King Faisal FC, Alhaji Abdul-Karim Gruzah, has reiterated his desire to contest the presidency of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) to lead Ghana football back to glorious years when the GFA Normalisation Committee (NC) gives the green light for elections for Executive Committee positions.The experienced football administrator is one of many […]

Normalisation Committee labels Premier League clubs ‘saboteurs’ after cancelling Special Competition

The Normalization Committee has cancelled its proposed Special competition after accusing Premier League clubs of sabotaging the process. It claims that the 16 clubs in the top division threw spokes into their wheels which made it impossible for them to get the competition underway. Despite securing a US$ 1.2m sponsorship from government, the Normalisation Committee […]

Zesco United’s five players to watch against Asante Kotoko

Jesse Were : He is no doubt the most dangerous outfield player of Zesco United, thanks to his goal-scoring prowess and pace. He netted three of his side’s five goals against Kaizer Chiefs of South Africa in the playoff and has vowed not to return from Kumasi without a goal. Anthony Akumu: The playmaker is a midfield […]

Team News: Kotoko, Zesco to do without new signings in Wednesday showdown

Asante Kotoko’s new Ivorian import Dany Zabo Teguy will not be available for Wednesday’s Caf Confederation Cup group stage clash with Zesco United of Zambia. The Porcupine Warriors recently announced signing the striker on a three-year deal from Swazi Premier League side Manzini Wanderers, subsequent to registering him for the African campaign. The club, however, […]

Hearts of Oak draw 1-1 with Pacifici Heroes in friendly

Hearts of Oak drew 1-1 with lower division side Pacific Heroes in a friendly on Sunday. Kwadwo Obeng Jnr have the Phobians the lead in the 21st minute when he headed home a corner from the right by Fatawu Mohammed. But seven minutes from time, Heroes snatched the equalizer through Christian Aho from a well-taken […]

‘Kotoko Don’t Determine Match Time’

Kotoko’s representative for Accra, Edmund Ackah, says Kotoko do not determine the time of playing Africa games at home. At 1pm on Wednesday, Kotoko will play host to ZESCO United of Kenya during an Africa Confederation Cup group match at the Baba Yara Stadium. Some soccer fans have expressed concern about the 1pm kick off […]

Kotoko coach C.K Akunnor demands improved defending in Zesco clash

Asante Kotoko coach Charles Kwablan Akunor says his side must put up a better defensive performance in their game against Zesco United on Wednesday.  The Porcupine Warriors host the Zambian champions at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi after losing their first game to Al Hilal in Sudan. A defeat that left C.K Akunnor furious, […]

CAF president Ahmad allegedly involved in shady deals

Caf President Ahmad is facing a threat to his reign after being accused of violating the statutes of African football’s ruling body. Executive Committee (ExCo) member Musa Bility called for an urgent ExCo meeting on Friday. He wants Ahmad’s decisions to redistribute the 2021, 2023 and 2025 Africa Cup of Nations and sign a commercial […]

‘Mafia’ Randy Abbey will never become Ghana FA President – Kennedy Agyapong

The outspoken politician stated emphatically in an interview that Randy Abbey will never be the FA president and believes he is behind some of the problems facing the Association. Randy was a member of former GFA Boss Kwasi Nyantakyi administration in his first tenure of office as President in 2005. He was the spokesperson for […]